Google India appoints former Star, Disney head Sanjay Gupta as country manager

Tanmay Tiwary

Sanjay Gupta, whose aggressive push to get cricket content on Hotstar helped the platform grow exponentially, will now be joining ....

8 November, 2019

Former Uber Asia chief Amit Jain joins Sequoia

Supriya Roy

Amit Jain, former Asia Pacific head of ride-sharing platform Uber Technologies, has joined Sequoia Capital India as managing director ....

30 September, 2019
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IAN backs Healthtech startup PlusPin Healthcare

Shweta Sharma

Healthtech startup PlusPin Healthcare raised $700,000 in a seed funding round led by seed-stage investment network Indian Angel ....

16 September, 2019

Aishwarya Rai, Techstars back environmental intelligence startup Ambee

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based environmental intelligence startup Ambee has raised funds from popular film actor Aishwarya Rai and US-based seed ....

16 July, 2019

IAMAI names Amazon India head as new chairman

Binu Paul

The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has named Amit Agarwal, senior vice-president and country manager of e-commerce ....

25 June, 2019

Sequoia China may downsize investment staff amidst tech sector slowdown: Report

Kavya Kothiyal

Sequoia Capital China is laying off some of its investment staff in response to a slowdown in growth in the country’s technology ....

7 May, 2019
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Fintech bags most funding deals in April even as Tiger Global lights up agritech

Kavya Kothiyal

In April, the Indian startup ecosystem again witnessed a flurry of deals with cheque sizes ranging from angel to seed to growth ....

6 May, 2019

SaaS, AI can help Indian startups scale globally: Microsoft’s Anant Maheshwari

Vignesh Ananthraj

Indian startups have the potential to grow at a global scale if they adopt emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence ....

3 May, 2019

Augmented reality-based fashion-tech firm StyleDotMe bags bridge funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Delhi-based StyleDotMe, which operates  an augmented reality-based  fashion-tech startup, has raised a bridge round ....

3 May, 2019

Meet the eight Indian startups in the first cohort of Sequoia Surge

Shweta Sharma

Eight Indian startups are among the 17 ventures selected for the first cohort of Sequoia Surge, the accelerator and incubator ....

22 April, 2019
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Google India's Rajan Anandan quits search giant to join Sequoia Capital

Anirban Ghoshal

Google's South East Asia and India vice-president Rajan Anandan will leave the technology giant at the end of this month to ....

2 April, 2019

Lofty valuations push founders to try harder: Angel investor Asha Jadeja Motwani

Shweta Sharma

Asha Jadeja Motwani’s stated aim is to disrupt the status quo with technology-driven innovations. Based in Silicon Valley, ....

9 January, 2019

How the list of India’s top angel investors went through a churn in 2018

Shweta Sharma

The number of angel investments into Indian startups may have slumped for a second straight year in 2018 but a few individual ....

4 January, 2019

E-sports startup GamingMonk gets fresh funding

Binu Paul

E-sports startup GamingMonk has raised Rs 4 crore (around $5,50,000 at current exchange rates) in a fresh round of funding from ....

30 October, 2018

Google India FY18 revenue rises 29%, profit jumps

Anirban Ghoshal

Google India Pvt. Ltd, the tech giant’s local unit, reported a 29% increase in revenue for the financial year 2017-18 as ....

11 October, 2018

Google steps up AI efforts in India with eye on data monetisation

Anirban Ghoshal

Google on Tuesday said it is stepping up efforts on artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to find solutions to ....

28 August, 2018

Video blogging startup Trell raises seed funding led by VC firms

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Trell, a mobile-first video blogging app, has raised $1.25 million (Rs 8.58 crore) in its seed round of funding led by early-stage ....

26 July, 2018

Mutual fund investment platform Nivesh.com gets seed money

Binu Paul

Providential Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd, which runs mass market mutual fund investment platform Nivesh.com, has raised seed funding ....

13 June, 2018

Committed to data security concerns, to comply with Indian laws: Google’s Anandan

Anirban Ghoshal

Google’s Indian subsidiary was all for following local legislations passed by the country in relation to data storage, a ....

8 May, 2018

Google partners with LinkedIn, others to bring its job search engine to India

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google said on Tuesday that it was partnering with recruitment portals such as LinkedIn, TimesJobs and Shine.com ....

24 April, 2018

Indian consumer Internet startups will turn the corner this year: Google's Anandan

Anand J

Rajan Anandan has been Google India managing director since 2011 and was given the additional responsibility of Google's Southeast ....

1 March, 2018